Skip to main content

    Coincidence between climate fluctuations and variability in the Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba) recruitment

    Request Meeting Document
    Document Number:
    Sasai, Y., Kutsuwada, K., Naganobu, M.
    Agenda Item(s)

    This paper demonstrated the relationship between sea-level air pressure gradients in Drake Passage and krill recruitment variabiIlty. Years of high pressure gradients coincided with the years of good krill recruitment, and vice versa.